Destiny 2 Showcase details for Lightfall, season 18, and more leak

Destiny 2 saw some major leaks over the weekend, just days before Bungie’s 2022 Destiny 2 Showcase’s debut on Tuesday. A data miner discovered backend data on Bungie’s website that revealed season 18’s name, a major new feature coming in Destiny 2: Lightfall, and which original Destiny raid will come to Destiny 2 on Aug. 26.

[Warning: This article contains major spoilers for Bungie’s 2022 Destiny 2 Showcase, which debuts on Tuesday, Aug. 23.]

In a tweet on Friday, information miner and creator of a number of Destiny instruments (together with Ghost Overlay) Josh Hunt revealed photos of inner Bungie information he discovered pertaining to the Destiny 2 Showcase.

Hunt posted the schema of a Bungie product web page for Nebula, the interior title for the upcoming Lightfall growth. The picture reveals headers for “Our End,” “Outrun,” “Guardian Toasts”, and, most intriguingly, “Strand.” Leaks have been going round for weeks that Strand would be the title of Destiny 2’s second Darkness subclass, and Hunt’s leak seemingly confirms that the facility set will make its debut in Lightfall.

Hunt adopted up with one other tweet on Saturday morning, (*2*) for season 18 and the returning raid. Ginsor, one other longtime information miner within the Destiny neighborhood, endorsed Hunt’s leak with a retweet, and Hunt gave Ginsor credit score for pointing him in the precise course.

According to the leak, season 18 might be known as Season of the Plunder, and will see the return of the beloved King’s Fall raid from the unique Destiny’s first main growth, The Taken King. Season of the Plunder will characteristic two various kinds of story missions and two actions: Ketchcrash, No Quarter, Expedition, and Hideouts.

This official title appears to verify quite a lot of leaks which have been going across the (principally) dependable D2 Leaks Discord for just a few weeks. The Discord and its corresponding Twitter account recommend that Season of the Plunder might be a pirate-themed season, and will see the return of Eramis, the large unhealthy from Destiny 2: Beyond Light.

As for King’s Fall, Bungie revealed the existence of one other returning raid throughout final yr’s reveal for The Witch Queen growth. However, the studio has been tightlipped about which raid will come again, even going as far as to solely use “Redacted” when describing the principles and dates of the upcoming World’s First race.

This leak got here solely hours earlier than Ginsor leaked a serious crossover between Destiny 2 and Fortnite. Both the crossover, all of the leaked Destiny 2 details mentioned right here, and more will seemingly be introduced through the 2022 Destiny 2 Showcase on Tuesday. The showcase will go reside at 9 a.m. PDT/midday EDT on Bungie’s Twitch, YouTube, and bilibili channels.

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